Switch Technician III

Dallas, TX | FSO

Job Description

 

About Us:

T-Force, A leading independent wireless consulting firm, is recognized for its leadership in providing innovative services and custom solutions to the telecommunications industry.

Building upon the strong and diversified expertise of its team, T-Force provides its Customers with cutting-edge solutions, tools and best practices to help them achieve their most challenging business objectives. Our solution delivery approach combines strong management, technical expertise and proven delivery process. We deliver on our promise of excellence, on time and within budget.


Job Description:

Conduct expert wireless network equipment installation and maintenance

Long Term Contract Position

Responsibilities

• Conduct expert wireless network equipment installation and maintenance • Test, locate, and repair complex equipment problems • Handle configuration and fault management for a range of platforms including voicemail (IN), HLR (Home Location Register), VLR (Visitor Location Register), BSC (Base Station Controller), SMSC (Short Message Service Center), and IWF (Inter Working Function) • Perform database backups and conduct maintenance of computer hardware and software • Work with telecom vendors to meet schedules for new equipment installation • Assist RF engineering to ensure the best possible network performance • Outstanding communication skills • A knack for grace under pressure Nortel OMC-R experience in a switch environment with reconfiguring live BTS nodes, specifically configRef, TRX/TEI, LAPD and other BTS parameter changes in support of physical reconfiguration at the cell site.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS • 5+ years experience as a Switch Technician or related position • Experience in switch operations and maintenance • Familiarity with Nortel, Nokia, and/or Ericsson switch nodes • GSM knowledge and/or experience (helpful) • Equivalent of Associate’s degree in electronics technology • Two-four years experience in wireless telecommunications • The flexibility to work alternating shifts and weekends


Benefits:

T-Force takes care of their employees by offering competitive salary packages and free comprehensive healthcare. If you know someone who may qualify for this position, we offer a cash based referral incentive for referring your contact our way!

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